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doPost method ?

 
Imran Vohra
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I came across one mock question.
In JSP below mentioned statement is given


In "MyServlet" Servlet, doGet() and doPost() method is defined.
Then answer is saying that it will call doGet() method.
Explanation is given like this:
doPost is invalid value, so it will interprets it as GET and will call doGet() method.
Is this right?
I had selected answer "Server reports an error"

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Imran
 
Amit Tayal
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I tried this case and doGet method is called.

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Imran Vohra
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But, anybody clearify that is it vendor-specific or guaranteed by spec.

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Vikrant Pandit
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I doubt that can be guaranteed by Spec .

This totally depends on the browser in use
 
Mohd Fuzail
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doPost is invalid value, so it will interprets it as GET and will call doGet() method.
Is this right?


Yes, default mechanism for Form submission if through GET, hence goGet() is called.

In case if we want doPost() to be called then we need to specify it in FORM tag parameters
 
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